Monarda fistulosa
beebalm eebalm, bee balm ee balm . 1. a perennial herb ({Monarda fistulosa}) of North America. [WordNet 1.5]

2. a perennial aromatic herb of eastern North America ({Monarda didyma}) having variously colored tubular flowers in dense showy heads.

Syn: bee balm, bergamot mint, oswego tea. [WordNet 1.5]

3. a bushy perennial Old World mint, {Melissa officinalis}, having small white or yellowish flowers and fragrant lemon-flavored leaves; a garden escapee in northern Europe and North America.

Syn: lemon balm, garden balm, sweet balm, bee balm, Melissa officinalis. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Monarda fistulosa — ID 54641 Symbol Key MOFI Common Name wild bergamot Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, AZ, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Monarda fistulosa — noun perennial herb of North America • Syn: ↑bee balm, ↑beebalm • Hypernyms: ↑monarda, ↑wild bergamot …   Useful english dictionary

  • Monarda fistulosa ssp. fistulosa var. fistulosa — ID 54645 Symbol Key MOFIF2 Common Name wild bergamot Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NH,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Monarda fistulosa ssp. fistulosa var. menthifolia — ID 54646 Symbol Key MOFIM2 Common Name mintleaf bergamot Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CO, IA, ID, MN, MT, ND, NE, NM, NV, OR, SD, TX, UT, WA, WI, WY… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Monarda fistulosa ssp. fistulosa — ID 54644 Symbol Key MOFIF Common Name wild bergamot Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, AZ, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Monarda fistulosa ssp. fistulosa var. mollis — ID 54648 Symbol Key MOFIM3 Common Name wild bergamot Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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